Orchard Learning Resources Centre (OLRC)
University of Birmingham Selly Oak campus
Birmingham, B15 2TT
The Alphonse Mingana collection, named after his donator, a specialist of Christian Orient, is mainly composed of Syriac and Christian Arabic manuscripts as well as of Islamic manuscripts. More than 1000 codices are gathered.
Five Ethiopic manuscripts are to be found in this collection. Two have been so far digitised and are accessible on line.
1997 : The Mingana and related collections; a survey of illustrated Arabic, Greek, Eastern Christian, Persian and Turkish manuscripts in the Selly Oak Colleges, Birmingham, Birmingham, Edward Cadbury Charitable Trust, 93 p.